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Jurisdiction

Antonyms of JURISDICTION

Examples of usage:

  1. 2. The facts tried by a jury can be re- examined only by means of a new trial before the same court or one of the same jurisdiction. "Studies in Civics" by James T. McCleary
  2. It's not a usual proceeding, I grant you, but the act was beyond the jurisdiction of his captain, and as Paddy was as gallant a fellow as ever stepped and never failed in his duty, I don't think he would have been willing to act as you suggest. "The Three Lieutenants" by W.H.G. Kingston
  3. If the Secretary of War of the United States should do some act to a private citizen, which may be justified by his official powers, but otherwise would not be, he may be summoned to answer for it before any civil court having jurisdiction of the parties. "The American Judiciary" by Simeon E. Baldwin, LLD
  4. And I own to you, that my wish to enter into treaties with the other powers of Europe, arises more from a desire of bringing all our commerce under the jurisdiction of Congress, than from any other views. "Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson" by Thomas Jefferson
  5. No nation, without an agreement, can place an officer in another country, with any powers or jurisdiction whatever. "Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson" by Thomas Jefferson
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